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ZyXEL Leads in Green Technology with the World's First Green Firewall Products

August 04, 2010
ZyXEL has expanded its green product series with the world’s first green firewall products. The announcement re-emphasises ZyXEL’s commitment to developing products that protect the environment and helps its users to reduce their energy costs without compromising performance.
Recognised as the 2nd Best Green Company in Asia in 2007 and honored with the CSR awards in 2008 and 2009, ZyXEL is committed to responsible environmental practices throughout the business and technology, development process. Striving to excel, ZyXEL not only complies with the criteria of three EU directives – WEEE, RoHS and EuP - in manufacturing environmentally responsible products, also continues to go one better in its endeavors to employ green practices in all aspects of production  – from the initial design concept, material sourcing, and manufacturing process to final output. 
As a green enterprise, ZyXEL continues to strengthen and enhance the company’s green initiative, to extend the green product series, which includes Wireless Routers, Powerline, Network Storage Appliance and Switches. The latest availability of the world’s first green firewall products once again demonstrates ZyXEL’s commitment to good corporate citizenship, environmental protection and energy savings.
The new ZyXEL security product series, powered by ZyXEL’s exclusive IntelliEnergy Green Technology, reduces power consumption by up to 80% with an intelligent power management mechanism, while maintaining the outstanding performance of the entire system. Users, particularly best for small businesses and branch offices alike, of the new security products not only benefit from exceptional performance in network system protection from a variety of Internet threats, but also profit from the exclusive green features that ensure efficient power consumption and energy savings.
"We are pleased that our company is on pace towards accomplishing its green initiative to meet our customers’ needs,” VP of ZyXEL’s Enterprise Solution Business Unit, Alpha Chen said. "By continuing to provide environmentally friendly products shows that ZyXEL always takes the lead in developing innovative new products and features that increase energy efficiency, offer outstanding performance and meet global environmental standards."
The world’s first green security product series will be available in September, 2010. To find a local ZyXEL Communications UK Ltd. distributor or for more information about the products, please visit:

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